Most Recent

Use your power – The Louisiana Weekly
www.louisianaweekly.com

To protect corrupt cops, several cities have passed laws taking away your right to film police abuse when you see it. • To protect the food industry California passed a proposition taking away your right to know if your food is …

4
Like
Save
Judge: Police Shooting Violated Unarmed Man's Civil Rights « CBS …
miami.cbslocal.com

A Miami-Dade Circuit Judge has ruled the shooting death of an unarmed man six years ago violated his civil rights.

7
Like
Save
Connecticut Police Officers Charged with Violating Civil Rights of …
themilwaukeedrum.com

The police chief of East Haven, Connecticut has stepped down after four of his officers were arrested and charged with violating the rights of Latino citizens. According to The LA Times, federal authorities began investigating …

3
Like
Save
Can a Cop Lawfully Pull Over – Civil Rights Law Journal
civilrightslawjournal.com

United States, 517 U.S. 806 (1996), the police can pull over a car based on probable cause to believe a traffic violation has occurred. Any civil traffic violation counts: If you're driving at 36mph in a 35 mph zone, you can be …

10
Like
Save
Lesbian Dem Strategist Lays Into Christian Activist On NBC – Mediaite
www.mediaite.com

My ONLY problem with calling it marriage is that once it is LEGALLY deemed that, there would only be a nano second before a gay couple files a DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT BASED ON A CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATION against …

5
Like
Save
Police Occupy New York City Neighborhood | Mostly Water
mostlywater.org

All of the suits alleged civil rights violations surrounding false arrest and illegal stop-and-searches. The police occupation of East Flatbush is an intensification of the decade-long stop-and-frisk policy. Initiated by Mayor …

9
Like
Save
"There Is No Right to Protest:" Montreal Police Deny Charter Rights …
mostlywater.org

In 2005, the UN Human Rights Commission criticized, as it did again last year, mass arrests taking place in Montreal in the context of the last student strike, calling mass arrests by their very nature a violation of the right to freedom of expression. The commission called for a public … And no matter what […]

7
Like
Save
Two State Troopers Were Indicted Friday over Painful Roadside …
blogs.dallasobserver.com

No cap on violating someone's civil rights. itchyjack 5pts … The male "police officer" should also be indicted as an accessory to the crime, just as you or I would be if we stood by and aided in such a brutal assault. Should the …

9
Like
Save
US launches civil rights probe of Cleveland police
civil-rights.rsspump.com

(CNN) — The Justice Department launched a civil rights investigation of Cleveland police on Thursday over allegations of excessive force prompted …

3
Like
Save